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Junior debt (subordinate debt)

Debt whose holders have a claim on the firm's assets only after senior debtholder's claims have been satisfied. Subordinated debt.

Junior Debt

A class of debt that, in the event of insolvency, is prioritized lower than other classes of debt. The most common kind of junior debt is an unsecured loan, which has no collateral. Another kind of junior debt is a secured loan in which another loan has priority on the collateral; a second mortgage is an example of a secured junior debt. This class of debt carries higher risk but also pays higher interest than other classes.

junior debt

A class of debt that is subordinate to another class of debt issued by the same party. Junior debt is more risky for an investor to own, but it pays a higher rate of interest than debt with greater security. Debentures are junior debt. Compare senior debt.
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"This subordinated loan facility is our latest transaction, in 2019, dedicated to capital optimisation, following the issuance of USD100 million additional tier one capital notes, and the repayment of a USD65 million subordinated loan, earlier this year, to optimise our cost of funding," Gachechiladze added.
The Bank's existing USD 40m senior loan to Tumad will be replaced by the subordinated loan as part of a restructuring to strengthen the balance sheets of the project and the Sponsor in response to increased short term uncertainty in the local financial sector and allow the company to focus on the long-term development of the Sponsor's businesses.
Plc Uutechnic Group Oyj (HEL:UUTEC) announced on Monday that on 20 May 2019, it has paid a subordinated loan, maturing on 31 December 2019 and totalling EUR1.0m.
The Subordinated Loan, with a 75% equity credit acknowledged by Japan Credit Rating Agency, Ltd., has contributed to improvement of SDK's financial strength.
'Subordinated loan will only be utilised by the broker for the purpose of increasing equity/net worth, liquid capital or for any other purpose approved by the Commission,' it added.
The subordinated loan qualifies as Tier II capital under the recently modified regulations of the Central Bank of Egypt.
Sberbank has said it planned to extend 500 billion roubles ($8.1 billion) of subordinated loans it had received from the central bank boosting its capital.
The subordinated loan facility, which qualifies as Tier II Capital will improve the overall capitalisation of the Bank, while at the same time help to drive down our cost of funding as it enables us to repay more costly subordinated facilities.
On 16 April, Union National Bank (UNB) fully repaid the outstanding amount of the Tier 2 Subordinated loan of AED 1.7 billion to the UAE Ministry of Finance.
Summary: DUBAI - National Bank of Fujairah, or NBF, announced that it has repaid its Dh643 million subordinated loan to the UAE Ministry of Finance in full and ahead of its original maturity date of 2016, having received all necessary approvals from the country's Central Bank and Ministry of Finance.
Summary: The $100 million 13.5% subordinated loan participation notes due 2018 is rated B3
The $100 million subordinated loan will provide Banco G&T Continental with Tier II capital under local regulatory requirements.